The festive state : race, ethnicity, and nationalism as cultural performance /

If, as David Guss argues, culture is a contested terrain with constantly changing contours, then festivals are its battlegrounds, where people come to fight and dispute in large acts of public display. Festive behavior, long seen by anthropologists and folklorists as the "uniform expression of...

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Main Author: Guss, David M.
Format: eBook
Published: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©2000.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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